Executive Assistant

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

For more than 80 years, Safran Seats has been a premium manufacturer of First and Business Class seating systems for passenger airlines.
With the largest seats portfolio of all seats suppliers, we pride ourselves on innovation, customization, quality and industrial design.
Safran Seats GB, based in Cwmbran, South Wales is a 100% owned subsidiary of Safran Seats and we currently have 800+ employees (across 3 sites in the UK- Cwmbran, Newport and Brackley).
Seats GB offers:

• Unique and High-end Quality products
• Market leader in Bespoke aircraft seating
• Passenger Experience Expertise
• In-house design studio and group Synergies
• Dedicated production line and Industrialisation facilities
• Bespoke capabilities
• Co-creation abilities

Do you want to join our team?
Our employees are at the heart of our success; we offer a range of competitive benefits, career progression and training opportunities helping to ensure we build the future.
Company Benefits
At Safran Seats GB, we continue to support our employees and their contribution by providing a range of benefits.
• 25 days holiday + UK Bank Holidays
• Working Hours (unless specified) are 37.5 hours per week; Mon-Thurs (8am-4:30pm), Friday (8am-1:30pm)
• ‘On Board Benefits' Programme, providing a number of schemes such as cycle to work, technology savings, retail discounts and access to private healthcare
• Fulfilling your potential with Career Progressions opportunities such as company sponsorship and further training courses
• Family friendly policies including maternity, paternity, adoptive parents, shared parental leave, parental leave and flexible working
• Equality & Diversity initiatives with internal groups for workplace engagement and involvement

Executive Assistant
To manage the efficient running of the CEO's office, providing full PA / secretarial and support. Acting as the eyes and ears of the CEO and wider Executive Team, being one-step ahead and demonstrating fantastic interpersonal and organisational skills. With an ever-changing workload and diary, the role will require the post holder to exceptional communication and decision-making capabilities.
• Coordinate complex scheduling and extensive calendar management and all associated arrangements to ensure the smooth running of scheduled and to optimum effectiveness of the CEO's time, to include agenda, briefing materials, packs, travel and refreshments
• Monitoring and prioritising incoming mail/emails/ calls on a daily basis, dealing, responding and redirecting as appropriate
• Preparation, including design where appropriate and production of presentations, correspondence and reports / background research as required
• Preparing of meeting material as well as attending meetings to take the minutes / actions when required and following up prior to the next meeting

• Maintaining control of CEO budget, process invoices and monthly expense claims for the CEO and their direct reports, ensuring the expenses policy is adhered at all times
• Meeting and greeting of visitors and arrangement of catering as required
• Arranging monthly Take a Seat employee communication sessions maximising attendance with employees from across the business. Attending to take minutes and follow up on actions as required
• Management of short term visitor reporting requirements for any overseas visitors, completing annual tax returns as appropriate
• Skilled at planning and arranging complex travel to include booking travel to include flights, taxi and hotels for Executive Team and for others across the business as required
• Responsible for the monthly preparation and presentation of the Business Performance Pack to include ensure all data is provided and the presentation is prepared
• Support the communication teams with organising events to include SSGB roadshows and leadership conferences
• Maintain Executive team electronic folders
• Provide strong support in administration of the executive internal control environment (assuring compliance with ICE/DACI requirements, which includes “manage the company” processes and procedures)


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